How To Change Etsy Shop Name
This article guides you how to change Etsy shop name. Etsy is a popular e-commerce website where people can sell their handmade items and other crafts. If you have an Etsy shop and you need to change its name for any reason, there’s a simple method for getting it done.
How to change shop name on etsy
To change your shop name:
- On Website Etsy.com, click Shop Manager.
- Then Click Settings.
- Next Click Info & Appearance.
- Click Change next to Shop name.
- Enter your new shop name.
- Click Save.
- Please note that any further name changes must be approved by Etsy support. The process is the same as detailed above, but there will likely be a delay in approval from Etsy.
- Capitalization changes don’t count as a name change. If you keep your shop name the exact same, only you decide to capitalize one or some of the letters, that’s completely fine and you can do that as many times as you like.
Shop names can be up to 20 characters long, and they can’t have spaces or punctuation. You may want to capitalize letters in your shop name to distinguish separate words.
The name you choose becomes part of your shop URL : https://www.etsy.com/shop/shopname and shopname.etsy.com
What happens if I need to change shop name etsy again?
If your shop isn’t open yet, you can how to change your shop name on etsy as often as you like before you open your shop.
Once your shop is open, you can only change your shop name in Info & Appearance once. If you need to change it again, use the same form to submit a name change request to Etsy Support. Etsy Support will then review the request.
How do I know if a shop name is available?
Once a shop name has been used on an open shop, it can’t be used again. Searching on Etsy isn’t an effective way to see if a name is available, since it may be connected to a closed shop.
Keep in mind that the name won’t appear in search if it’s a username or a shop that has been closed.
You also won’t be able to use a shop name that you’ve previously used on another account, even if that account is closed. Instead, you can reopen your shop.